Ben Tamlyn

Ben Tamlyn

Ben Tamlyn is head of operations for Restaurant Associates at Google. With over 24 years of culinary experience, Ben brings a wealth of knowledge which extends further than just a delicious, balanced, and beautiful plate of food. Growing up on a dairy farm in England and learning about the importance behind true field to plate, kickstarted Ben’s desire to investigate, improve, and inspire others to put procurement, sustainability, and resource utilization on the same pedestal as flavor and nutrition. Ben is also a strong advocate for plant-forward food innovation, food technology, and behavioral science. Ben’s career spans from country house hotels to Michelin starred restaurants, and he has spent more than half of his career in contract catering.Ben currently leads the Food+ team in London, serving close to 15,000 meals a day across six large sites. (London, UK)